Toddler Activities in a Britax Car Seat – Giveaway

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Check out these road trip activities and leave a comment for a chance to win $50! You have a safe and comfortable car seat, every item you need is packed, you've prepared the perfect play list, and you are ready to hit the road. Wait! You need these 8 Toddler Activities that are perfect to work on in a car seat! Stickers Stickers are perfect for kids of all ages to … [Read more...]

DIY Toddler Wallet

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My toddler found a new fascination with wallets and cards of all types while we were discovering ways for her to play while traveling.  She already had an old wallet of mine in her toy box, but I decided to spice it up a bit for her by adding cards and play money, since taking things out and putting them back in is one of her favorite ways to play. I started with a couple … [Read more...]

Starbucks Activity

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A Starbucks activity perfect for your little one The other morning I met a friend for coffee at Starbucks. I bought their $1 reusable cup (mostly because I thought it was a good deal for a travel coffee cup) and grabbed a couple of coffee stirrers for N in case she got bored with her bag of stuff. When she looked like she was getting antsy I gave her the cup and the sticks … [Read more...]

Airplane Game

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Traveling with kids on an airplane can be tough. What else can you try when what you have isn't working? Try this quick airplane game with sticky notes. We recently flew with the kids and because N is 3 and B is 6 I didn't have to pack as many activities to keep them happy and occupied for the plane ride as I used to when they were younger. We had electronics (dvd … [Read more...]

Travel Activities

Happy Kids = Happy Traveling! Here are a few simple activity ideas to make your holiday traveling easier. (Note: Starting Monday, a week's worth of simple, verbal car game ideas!) Toddlers *Drop small erasers (from Dollar Store) into a water bottle. Shake them, dump them out, or practice twisting off the top. *Cut a slit into the lid of a small baby food container and … [Read more...]

Simple Travel Activity

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  This activity works for me for a long car ride or a long wait. Use a piece of sand paper (8 1/2 X 11) and yarn (different lengths) to create different designs/pictures on the sandpaper. The yarn sticks to the sandpaper, but you do have to press it down. I cut the yarn in different lengths ahead of time and put them in a small bag. To make this into a file … [Read more...]